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Business Rules and Regulations

Money matters to the country's elite finance institutions and top commercial bankers. It matters not whether you actually agree with the different processes of business. The fact of the matter is that financial regulations in the United Kingdom make money - lots of money! So, what are the general rules of business in Britain?

Business and Finance Rules the World and Money Matters for UK Businesses

So what are the foremost rules of business and finance in England and its neighbouring countries? In fact, a whole raft of fiscal regulation laws govern and dictate the common operating procedures of those involved. It includes those who sell financial services to the public, such as banks, insurance companies, and brokers.

Banks and Banking

Bank services, and the current banking laws, have changed in the United Kingdom. Banks have become ‘increasingly’ accountable and answerable to [you] – the customer!

Childcare Providers

A guide for childminders and childcare providers (e.g. nannies and nurseries). Find out when, and if, you must register with Ofsted, the registration process, and the fees.

Note: Knowledge is powerful! Check out an alphabetical list of rules and regulations for the United Kingdom.

Business Rules Guide

Building Up a Business

The 10 basic rules of building a successful business are a good place to start off. They should be enough to get you moving in the right direction and keep you running on the right track.

Exporting Goods and Services

Check what you need to do now that the rules and regulations for exporting goods and services from the United Kingdom to international destinations and the EU have changed.

Business Debt and Bankruptcy

All businesses can suffer issues with cash flow at certain times. Thus, the risk of facing business debt and bankruptcy is as realistic as it is being successful.

Importing Goods

This section includes information about tax and duty, as well as the licensing requirements for importing goods into the United Kingdom

Business Taxation

What fundamental taxes do small businesses pay in the United Kingdom? This business tax overview is for business owners and anyone running their own company.

Insurance for Enterprise

Having adequate insurance cover is essential for startups and growing businesses. Read through the basics in a simplified guide to business insurance explained for beginners.

Closing Down a Company

The legalities of closing a business will apply if you relinquish ownership of a company. Discover what help and advice is available when selling or closing down a business.

Premises and Land

Choosing the right commercial premises is part of operating a successful business. Browse through a list of business premises regulations and the required permissions.

The property tax overview explains who has to pay business rates in United Kingdom. Check how they get calculated and what to do if you are unable to pay your rate bill.

Farming Businesses

Running a farming business means complying with various standards and schemes. They usually include the registering and licensing of animals and health and safety protocols.

Setting Up a Company

There are various reasons for ‘going it alone’ and setting up in business. Follow the basic steps of business set-up and your new venture could be even more successful.

Business Support Guide

Business Planning

What is a business plan and why should you write one? Find out how to write a business plan to use as a well-researched essential document and tool.

Intellectual Property

It is important to understand how intellectual property and your work have legal implications. Find out how to protect your own work and whether copyright, design right, patents, and trademarks apply to it.

HMRC Helpline

Follow the link to get all the business support helpline contact details online. In some cases you can also get support and instant advice over the phone.

Note: The HMRC webinar provides official guidance on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) and how to get financial support for businesses during the coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19). It also contains information about furloughed workers, eligibility for the scheme, and how to calculate a claim.

Finance Rules Guide

Economic Powerhouse

Let’s talk about the business rules for creating an economic powerhouse Find out how 5 simple steps can help to boost British businesses and enterprise.

Financial Regulation

Most countries are made, or broken, by the provision and overseeing of their Business and Finance sector regulation The United Kingdom is no different!

Important: The National Security and Investment (NSI) Act takes full effect from the 4th of January 2022 in the United Kingdom. Business leaders can read detailed guidance about their obligations under several new laws aimed at reducing the risks to national security.

Limited Companies

No accountant? Then you will need some simple advice on running a limited company Information in the section is helpful guidance on how to run a small organisation.

Selling Goods and Services

Running a company that sells goods and services has legal implications and contractual obligations. The section explains the regulations for the sale of goods and services in the United Kingdom.

Trading Stocks for a Living

The information in this section covers the basic strategies and regulations for trading the stock market in the United Kingdom.

Business Rules and Finance Regulations in United Kingdom